Sydney Travel Articles
The Indian Pacific Railroad – Perth to Sydney, Australia Leif Pettersen gets a fr Traveling in a Time of Terror – Sydney, Australia At a Sydney train station when it receives a bomb threat, Megan Byrd evaluates travel in a time of terror. I Lost My Cynicism in Sydney – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia On a whole Australia is very much like being in the States, or more appropriately England, but there are small things that confront you each day that jar you out of a general sense of normalcy. Sydney Travel Facts The Basics City Name: Sydney Where is it located?: Sydney is located halfway up the coast of New South Wales. It sits in the southeastern corner of Australia. Why do people go there?: Sydney is Australia’s largest, and oldest, city. It’s home to the Opera House, the Circle Quay, numerous ferries, and is most traveler’s [...] Swagman #4 – RSA and Me As George quickly discovered, serving beer in NSW is not just a case of turning up at the pub and asking for a job. Swagman #3 – American Alien – Sydney, Australia George's first days in Sydney are no holiday. He gets lost, almost killed crossing the street, and he has to share a bed with his brother. Swagman #6 – Saturday Night’s All Right For Fighting – Sydney, Australia For anyone thinking of travelling to Australia and working in a pub, George Dunn gives a blow by blow (literally) account of a night's work. Swagman #5 – The Apartment, The Job – Sydney, Australia The apartment has become a revolving door of tenants, and George found a job in one of the roughest pubs in Sydney. Swagman #7 – Students and the Drifter – Sydney, Australia George walked into a pub for a couple of beers and walked out with a new job. He also felt a little too close to home at a college party. Swagman #9 – Short Days, Long Nights and the United Nations of Quarryman’s – Sydney, Australia It's a bit ironic to travel around the world to a country and not encounter anyone from that country, but that's exactly the situation George finds himself in at the end of his second month.